Crowdsourcing Best Practices

The Mead & Hunt Innovation Story

Mead & Hunt provides clients with expert planning, architecture design, engineering, environmental and construction administration services. At Mead & Hunt, they approach each project as an opportunity for innovation – and they believe that innovation in any field begins with [...]

Why Innovation Teams Need Prioritization Frameworks

Innovation is the driver of societal progress. Without it, stakeholders and organizations alike aren't able to improve their conditions. However, "innovation" in itself is a hard concept to grasp. What counts as "innovative," and why? Who should be the subject [...]

Webinar: Plan Your Organization’s Crowdsourcing Initiative

Crowdsourcing is an effective way to kick off innovation efforts. Gathering ideas from inside and outside your organization can bolster business and increase revenue. Crowdsourcing initiatives increase innovation performance within an organization. Research shows 86% of companies who take part [...]

2021 Crowdsourced Innovation Report

Overview: Ideascale's 2021 Innovation Report finds that 2020 made innovation strategy essential. In 2021, we expect to see faster turnaround times on ideas, even faster growth in departments focused directly on innovation, more engagement from leaders, and a shift to [...]

A Look Back at Crowdsourced Innovation in 2020

Crowdsourcing can influence innovation. According to a 2017 survey, 86% of companies who incorporate crowdsourcing in the workplace cite employee engagement as a top priority. This gives everyone an opportunity to share ideas about the issues that affect them. Data gathered [...]

Leveraging the Benefits of Open Innovation

Open innovation is innovation where companies or organizations reach out to other companies, individuals, and the general public to create innovative products and services. The internet has made this type of innovation far more feasible than it once was. Knowledge [...]

How Can Your Organization Crowdsource Ideas?

The creativity of the world has never been more accessible, thanks to crowdsourcing. Yet incorporating crowdsourcing into your innovation strategy can feel like a challenge in need of that same creativity. How can you tap into the wisdom of large [...]

Ways to Generate Ideas from a Distance

More people are working from home than ever before. Organizations need a way of innovating from a distance. Remote work is expected to increase in the coming years. A recent study reveals 42% of employees who are given the option will [...]